Senior JavaScript Developer - £50k - £60k - Oxford

Avanti Recruitment Ltd
£50k - £60k + equity / share options
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior JavaScript Developer - £50k - £60k + equity / share options ? Central Oxford

Avanti Recruitment is partnering with a great company with a fantastic product offering, based close to Oxford train station.

If you have an interest in data, especially data visualisation then this position will give you a unique opportunity to hone your skills and apply your creativity.

You will join a start up at a very exciting time, having completed Series A (VC funding).

We are looking for someone who can lead tech development and likes technologies like ReactJS, ThreeJS and PixiJS.

If you have substantial JavaScript experience in any of those or Angular, Ember etc. then this could be a great opportunity to join a great venture with plenty of opportunity for equity stakes and share options.

You will enjoy flexible working and excellent benefits such as childcare vouchers and a generous holiday allowance.

Job role;

  • Developing a browser based JavaScript application and associated applications
  • Working with both UI and back-end visualisation framework
  • Develop unit tests
  • Taking UI mockups / designs and converting to JavaScript and CSS
  • Contributing to the design process
  • Inform team members about emerging technologies and techniques
  • Produce effort estimates to aid sales process

Ideal Skills;

  • Significant experience building robust JavaScript applications
  • Working with team of developers in a senior role, mentoring other members of the team in best practice
  • Hands on experience with ReactJS and a good understanding of Flux architecture pattern
  • Strong understanding of HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript, both native JS and frameworks / libs
  • Experience building large and maintainable JavaScript applications
  • Experience with testing frameworks / agile methodologies
  • Strong documentation skills, in-code commenting, producing user documentation
  • Familiar with build tools, Webpack, Grunt, Gulp, Bower
  • Experience of agile / scrum methodology

This is a great opportunity for someone who would be comfortable joining a small but growing and thriving company and has great JavaScript experience. The tech stack used is Python / React.

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